“Hippocratia” is a number of cultural events that take place in the summer season on the island of Kos for more than 27 years. They are for all ages and embrace every type of entertainment and any kind of cultural expression. They start in early June and end at the end of October. They include cultural events that honor the traditions and customs of the island, church events honoring Christianity, theatrical performances and group activities for children, art exhibitions, concerts of classical and traditional music, as well as concerts with famous names in t​​he Greek music scene.